Miami Undercover: The Thrush
Lee Bowman plays a detective who works undercover for a Motel Association in Miami Beach, Florida. In this episode, he seeks to solve the on-air murder of a disk jockey (played by a young Larry King) who refused to go along with a payola scheme.
Run time 26 minutes 3 secondsAudio/Visual sound
Air Date: January 23, 1961 (Episode 1)
Quality of episode: not great, but watchable
August 4, 2011
Bad Spelling, Too
Bad directimg? Dude, nothing is worse than Miami Vice, Nothing! How 'bout that schmuck that played Don Johnson's boss. He always was looking down at the teleprompter for his lines which made him look strung out. Of course, everybody was strung-out during those Raygun 80's.
August 3, 2011
The Thrush (Miami Undercover),
Season 1, episode 1.
Original air date: 23 January 1961.
Cast: Lee Bowman (jeff Thompson), Rocky Graziano (Rocky), Gene Damian (Ted Craig), Cliff Ferre (Renny), Peter Turco (Sport), Larry King (Sleepy Sam), Jill Corey (Lita Irish) and Hugh Lawrence (Lt. Mike O`Malley.)
Bad directimg. bad actor, bad scenario; worst than Miami VIce.